Collective catering

At the time of Abenex’s acquisition, Score Groupe was the fourth largest operator in outsourced canteen management in France. The company offered high-quality services to private companies, private hospitals, retirement homes and schools. Score marketed three integrated service offerings:
– Traditional restaurants with coffee corners
– A delicatessen concept offering high-quality takeaway food
– “Food corner” restaurants offering several local cuisines.
– On-site canteens were supplied by a central kitchen. Restaurants controlled orders and inventories via an integrated IT system and had a dedicated chef and local team.

Date of capital investment

October 2004

Type of deal

LMBO (Carve Out)



Number of employees


Date of transfer

September 2008

Type of transfer

Industrial sale to Sodexo